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Nicki Twang

The Norwegian ensemble asamisimasa was formed in Oslo in 2001 and combines performances of the classical repertoire and post-war avant-garde with new pieces especially written for them, also including electronics, video or other media.

asamisimasa has premiered more than 50 works by composers including Aldo Clementi, Laurence Crane, Brian Ferneyhough, Michael Finnissy, Clemens Gadenstätter, Bernhard Gander, Bryn Harrison, Nicolaus A. Huber, Sven Lyder Kahrs, Johannes Kreidler, Alvin Lucier, Ole Henrik Moe jr., Helmut Oehring, Trond Reinholdtsen, James Saunders, and Øyvind Torvund and has close collaborations with Helmut Lachenmann, Mathias Spahlinger, Simon Steen-Andersen, and others.

asamisimasa has performed concerts and appeared in radio broadcasts across Europe and in Mongolia. Festival appearances include Huddersfield, Darmstadt, Ultima, Stockholm New Music, 2 Days and 2 Nights, Ultraschall, Borealis, among others.

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